Parking

More than 8,000 parking spaces Downtown – including on-street metered spots, public and private garages and parking lots – provide ample parking near shops, restaurants and cultural venues. City-operated municipal garages provide convenient parking, and they are less expensive than meters!

PARKING METERS

Hours of operation:
Monday – Saturday, 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sunday, 1 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Some holidays excluded.

  • All meters take coins. Most accept credit cards and contactless payment via the PARKMOBILE APP.
  • Rates and length of stay varies, and is stated on each meter.

Additional information about parking meter zones and rates here.

MUNICIPAL GARAGES

The three city-operated parking garages Downtown are equipped with bright LED lighting, security cameras, electric charging stations, and elevators. In addition to hourly rates, monthly passes to city parking garages are available by contacting Standard Parking at 719-385-5625. All city garages are open 24 hours, seven days per week. Learn more.

PRIVATE LOTS AND GARAGES

Numerous privately owned parking lots and garages are located throughout Downtown. Follow posted signs for parking rates, limitations, and hours of operation.

HANDICAP PARKING

Wide, handicap accessible parking spaces with ramps to the sidewalk are available throughout Downtown. Meters at handicap spaces allow for longer stays than the typical two-hour limit. All city garages also have designated handicap parking spaces, located on each floor of the garage.

BICYCLE PARKING

Bicycle parking is available at on-street locations throughout Downtown. City garages also provide space for bicycle parking, including enclosed bike lockers. For information about lockers, call 719-385-7430.

ELECTRIC CAR PARKING

Electric charging stations are available at the City parking garage at Nevada and Colorado avenues. Tesla superchargers are located in the Bijou and Cascade parking garage. Eight superchargers are available 24/7.